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A soldier stands near broken windows after explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels, Belgium, March 22, 2016. REUTERS/Francois LenoirA soldier stands near broken windows after explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels, Belgium, March 22, 2016. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Belgium Identifies Brussels Bomb Suspect, Suicide Bombers: Media

Najim Laachraoui, 25, is believed to be the man seen on CCTV pushing a baggage trolley alongside the bombers and then running out of the Brussels airport terminal.

March 23, 2016
Injured people are seen at the scene of explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels

Attacks On Brussels Airport, Metro Kill 34: Public Broadcaster

British Sky News television’s Alex Rossi, at the airport, said he heard two “very, very loud explosions”.

March 22, 2016
Belgian police officers secure the departure of Salah Abdeslam from the federal police headquarters in Brussels

‘I Was A Suicide Bomber’: Paris Suspect Charged In Belgium

The prime surviving suspect for the Nov. 13 Paris attacks planned to blow himself up at a sports stadium with fellow Islamic State militants but changed his mind, he told Belgian investigators on Saturday.

March 20, 2016

‘Rambo’ Appeal, Not The Mosque, Lures Brussels Youths To IS

“That is clearly a final phase of radicalization; and it’s usually only then that families realize there is a problem; and often almost too late.”

November 23, 2015

Eurosceptic Parties Cause ‘Earthquake’ At EU Polls

Brussels (AFP) – France’s far-right National Front and Britain’s UKIP led a eurosceptic “earthquake” in EU parliamentary polls, sending shockwaves across Europe and beyond. The EU Parliament’s own projections early on Monday showed the extent of the anti-EU breakthrough, with eurosceptic parties set to win around 140 seats in the 751-seat assembly. The most emphatic […]

May 26, 2014

More Than 20 Injured As Thousands Protest Austerity In Brussels

BRUSSELS — More than 25,000 people took part Friday in a European trade union demonstration in Brussels against austerity, while more than 20 people were injured in the protest that at times turned violent, a police spokeswoman told the German news agency dpa. A “minority” of demonstrators were aggressive, throwing objects including stones and barriers, […]

April 4, 2014